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How to Fix a Chipped Tooth

A chipped tooth can be both unattractive and uncomfortable. Depending on the severity, it can be downright painful. How do you fix a chipped tooth? LIFESmiles, a family and cosmetic dentist in Boise, ID, can make it look as if…

Tooth Whitening Q&A

Are you looking for a whiter and brighter smiles? Choose LIFESmiles for effective cosmetic treatment. Our talented dental team are dedicated to providing comfortable and comprehensive care to patients in the Boise, ID area. Learn more about the tooth whitening…

What is Bruxism?

If you often find yourself clenching or grinding your teeth, you may have bruxism. People can find themselves clenching or grinding their teeth in stressful situations, though bruxism can occur unconsciously during sleep. LIFESmiles offers comfortable treatment that can help…

LIFESmiles Belize Dental Mission Trip

In March of 2020, Dr. Dennis Garpetti and Dr. Brock Hyder are embarking on a dental mission trip to the Ambergris Caye region of Belize. They will be providing dental care to the children of this community. Our staff would…

Dental Bridges Q&A

Dr. Dennis Garpetti and Dr. Brock Hyder provide comfortable and high-quality dental care to patients in their Boise, ID office. Patients with missing teeth have multiple options for restoring missing teeth at LIFESmiles. Dental implants, dental bridges, and dentures are…

LIFESmiles Patient Testimonials

Dr. Dennis Garpetti and Dr. Brock Hyder are professional dentists with years of experience working with patients of all ages. Learn what our patients have to say about LIFESmiles: There are no words to adequately express the phenomenal treatment I…

Why Should You Replace Missing Teeth?

Are you missing a tooth or teeth? Do you find yourself covering your smile? Renew your self-confidence by replacing missing teeth today. The professionals at LIFESmiles make it their priority to provide comfortable care to ensure smooth and satisfactory treatment.…

Gum Disease: Signs and Causes

One of the major causes of tooth loss in adults is gum disease. Also known as periodontal disease, gum disease is caused by the infection and destruction of the tissue that surrounds, supports, and protects teeth. The condition can also…

Why You Should Address Crooked Teeth Immediately

LifeSmiles can help you find a resolution for your crooked teeth or malocclusion that is convenient for your lifestyle. Depending on your case, crooked teeth can take a toll on your self-esteem or confidence when smiling. Here at LifeSmiles, we…

My Gums Are Bleeding Frequently, What Does It Mean?

Why Are My Gums Bleeding After Brushing or Flossing? There are a number of reasons that can cause your gums to bleed, and finding out the exact reason can go a long way for treating the issues. Don’t ignore your…